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The Independence (Charlotte, NC) varsity basketball team won Friday's home conference game against Rocky River (Mint Hill, NC) by a score of 59-47.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Rocky River71372047
Independence1413141859
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Game Stats

Rocky River

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals47174935
3Stevon Baldwin (Jr)21333
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)52825
11Brandon Kelson (Jr)0010
12Jared Gaston (Jr)21520
15Tajj Howze (Sr)84580
20Cedric Miller (So)72540
21I. Grimes-thomas (So)611100
23Malik Clark (Sr)62825
32B. Armstrong (Jr)21333
33Kendall Burton (Sr)931030
Independence

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals59195634
1Marcus Graves (Jr)731030
10H. Bowen, Jr. (Jr)21425
11Adrian White (Sr)31333
21Jeffery Dennis (Sr)143743
23Deion Lane (Jr)73838
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)123838
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)1241040
5Ivan Blair (Sr)21617
Rocky River

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals41724
3Stevon Baldwin (Jr)020
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)010
12Jared Gaston (Jr)010
20Cedric Miller (So)010
23Malik Clark (Sr)2633
33Kendall Burton (Sr)2633
Independence

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals31421
1Marcus Graves (Jr)1520
11Adrian White (Sr)1250
23Deion Lane (Jr)010
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)020
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)1250
5Ivan Blair (Sr)020
Rocky River

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals133241
3Stevon Baldwin (Jr)11100
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)2729
11Brandon Kelson (Jr)010
12Jared Gaston (Jr)1425
15Tajj Howze (Sr)4580
20Cedric Miller (So)2450
21I. Grimes-thomas (So)11100
23Malik Clark (Sr)020
32B. Armstrong (Jr)1333
33Kendall Burton (Sr)1425
Independence

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals164238
1Marcus Graves (Jr)2540
10H. Bowen, Jr. (Jr)1425
11Adrian White (Sr)010
21Jeffery Dennis (Sr)3743
23Deion Lane (Jr)3743
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)3650
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)3838
5Ivan Blair (Sr)1425
Rocky River

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals91369
3Stevon Baldwin (Jr)010
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)1250
15Tajj Howze (Sr)010
20Cedric Miller (So)33100
21I. Grimes-thomas (So)44100
33Kendall Burton (Sr)1250
Independence

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals182767
1Marcus Graves (Jr)040
21Jeffery Dennis (Sr)88100
23Deion Lane (Jr)1250
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)6786
32Taj Price (So)020
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)3475
Rocky River

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals617237717
3Stevon Baldwin (Jr)011101
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)022425
11Brandon Kelson (Jr)000100
12Jared Gaston (Jr)022011
15Tajj Howze (Sr)044012
20Cedric Miller (So)202001
21I. Grimes-thomas (So)033012
23Malik Clark (Sr)044023
32B. Armstrong (Jr)303001
33Kendall Burton (Sr)112101
Independence

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals19214081115
1Marcus Graves (Jr)202252
10H. Bowen, Jr. (Jr)213214
21Jeffery Dennis (Sr)459003
23Deion Lane (Jr)3710210
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)011225
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)7512020
5Ivan Blair (Sr)123001
Rocky River

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals58100
5Sidney Lawson (Sr)01000
11Brandon Kelson (Jr)01100
12Jared Gaston (Jr)02000
15Tajj Howze (Sr)01000
20Cedric Miller (So)20000
21I. Grimes-thomas (So)10000
23Malik Clark (Sr)02000
31R. Bauknight (Jr)10000
32B. Armstrong (Jr)01000
33Kendall Burton (Sr)10000
Independence

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals415112
1Marcus Graves (Jr)0200
10H. Bowen, Jr. (Jr)0401
21Jeffery Dennis (Sr)1201
23Deion Lane (Jr)2004
3Tayon Gleaves (Jr)1101
32Taj Price (So)0001
4Workpeh Kofa (Jr)0413
5Ivan Blair (Sr)0201

Game Story

North Carolina High School Basketball - Rocky River knocked off by Independence

February 8, 2013: Charlotte, NC 28227

The Independence Patriots basketball team scored 59 points and held the visiting Rocky River Ravens to 45 in the Patriots league triumph on Friday.

The Patriots now sport a 17-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Myers Park for a 4A Southwestern contest on Tuesday, February 12. Independence will meet a Mustangs team coming off a 81-77 league win over South Mecklenburg (Charlotte, NC). The Mustangs record now stands at 10-12.

The Ravens (8-13) will now prepare for their contest against Ardrey Kell (Charlotte, NC). The Knights enter the 4A Southwestern contest with a 19-3 record. In their last contest, Ardrey Kell ran past East Mecklenburg (Charlotte, NC), 58-45, in a league contest.

Players of the Game

Rocky River (12-13)

Rocky River has not selected any Players of the Game.

Independence (12-13)

Congratulations to #4 Workpeh Kofa for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

Rankings & Records

Rocky River (12-13)

NationalNCClass
4,84814353
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
9-167-74-44-101-2.360.5001,4351,500

Independence (12-13)

NationalNCClass
942239
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
24-612-212-27-45-0.800.8572,0031,773

Team Scoring Averages

Season AveragesQ1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Rocky River14.314.412.316.62.057.4
Independence14.816.316.719.0-66.8

Head-to-Head

  • Independence won on 1/11/2013
    1/11 @ 9pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Independence1513192168
    Rocky River162116962

    The Independence (Charlotte, NC) varsity basketball team won Friday's away conference game against Rocky River (Mint Hill, NC) by a score of 68-62.

  • Independence won on 2/8/2013
    2/8 @ 9pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Rocky River71372047
    Independence1413141859

    The Rocky River (Mint Hill, NC) varsity basketball team lost Friday's away conference game against rival school Independence (Charlotte, NC) by a score of 59-47.

Team Stat Comparison

Rocky RiverIndependence
52.9Points Per Game66.8
24.3Rebounds Per Game29.9
9.8Assists Per Game15.2
8.1Steals Per Game11.1
4.0Blocks Per Game4.3

Team Leaders

Rocky RiverIndependenceNational Avg.
#5 Sidney Lawson9.8Points Per Game#3 Tayon Gleaves13.34.9
#20 Cedric Miller4.6Rebounds Per Game#23 Deion Lane7.42.6
#5 Sidney Lawson3.3Assists Per Game#1 Marcus Graves4.81.0
#5 Sidney Lawson2.0Steals Per Game#1 Marcus Graves2.3.8
#20 Cedric Miller1.2Blocks Per Game#23 Deion Lane1.3.3

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Rocky River7-11Independence14-4
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
11/28/12Rocky RiverSun Valley(L) 45-4212/28/12Sun ValleyIndependence(W) 54-49
12/7/12Sun ValleyRocky River(L) 49-46
12/4/12Rocky RiverHarding University(L) 70-6611/30/12Harding UniversityIndependence(L) 70-66
12/28/12Harding UniversityRocky River(L) 79-63
12/18/12ProvidenceRocky River(W) 70-471/4/13ProvidenceIndependence(W) 63-55
1/25/13Rocky RiverProvidence2/1/13IndependenceProvidence(W) 94-70
1/30/13Rocky RiverProvidence(W) 68-572/19/13ProvidenceIndependence(W) 79-56
12/21/12Rocky RiverDavid W. Butler(W) 80-761/22/13IndependenceDavid W. Butler(W) 59-56
1/29/13David W. ButlerRocky River(W) 52-502/15/13David W. ButlerIndependence(W) 74-58
1/4/13Rocky RiverSouth Mecklenburg(L) 64-311/7/13IndependenceSouth Mecklenburg(W) 68-67
2/1/13South MecklenburgRocky River(L) 70-492/5/13South MecklenburgIndependence(W) 72-49
1/8/13Rocky RiverEast Mecklenburg(W) 67-5212/18/12East MecklenburgIndependence(W) 61-46
2/5/13East MecklenburgRocky River(L) 66-531/28/13IndependenceEast Mecklenburg(W) 85-68
1/18/13Rocky RiverArdrey Kell(L) 47-4112/20/12IndependenceArdrey Kell(L) 47-43
2/12/13Ardrey KellRocky River(W) 44-411/29/13Ardrey KellIndependence(L) 62-55
2/22/13Ardrey KellIndependence(W) 71-56
1/22/13Myers ParkRocky River(W) 64-481/18/13Myers ParkIndependence(W) 65-46
2/15/13Rocky RiverMyers Park(L) 69-632/12/13IndependenceMyers Park(W) 71-56
2/19/13Myers ParkRocky River(L) 64-462/21/13Myers ParkIndependence(W) 71-56
2/25/13Rocky RiverWest Charlotte(L) 79-6212/11/12IndependenceWest Charlotte(L) 68-55

Record Breakdown

Rocky River (12-13)

Independence (12-13)

9-16
Overall
24-6
7-7
League
12-2
1-5
Non-League
4-3
0-2
Head to Head
2-0
7-11
Common Opponent
14-4
4-4
Home
12-2
4-10
Away
7-4
1-2
Neutral
5-0
0-2
Playoff
2-1
9-16
In-State
24-6
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0